Guiding the college-bound athlete

Nationally acclaimed student-athlete college recruiting seminar coming to Notre Dame, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, 7 p.m. The road to college for athletes is no longer lined with traditional mile markers. It used to be that batting averages, points per game or yards per carry paved the way for sports stars. Nowadays, one more percentage is carrying more and more weight. It’s called the grade point average.

 The days of athletes dreaming to “Be Like Mike” and parents’ dreams of having it pay for an education and a lucrative future for […]

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Girls Bowlers Earn Top Finish at Oakland County

The Girls Varsity Bowling team made the cut at the 13th annual Oakland County Tournament, placing in the top-16 after 3 games and 4 Bakers. Jazyonne Daniels (190) and team captain Michaella Merlo (182) led the way for the Irish.  Notre Dame was  paired with #4-seed Lakeland and the Irish took the first game by 17 pins. In the second game, the Irish lost by 5 pins but it was good enough to win totals and advance to the next round, where Notre Dame faced off with Waterford Mott The […]

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Cheer Takes First at Stoney Creek Invitational

The Notre Dame Varsity Competitive Cheer team was back on Saturday with a win at the Cougar Varsity Invitational hosted by Stoney Creek High School. The Irish started the afternoon competition with an impressive round one score of 234.7, but 1 point behind rival Richmond.  The Notre Dame team continued their top-notch performing in round two posting a score of 228.42.  The competition was fierce, though, and the Irish remained in 2nd place after Round 2 when Richmond posted a score of 228.46 to maintain their lead. The Irish came […]

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Hockey Gets Shutout of Holt at MSU

Notre Dame Hockey extended its unbeaten streak to 10 games with a 4-0 shutout win over Holt High School in a game played at Munn Ice Arena on the campus of Michigan State. Luke Newman gave the Irish a 1-0 lead in the first period with a goal just over 6 minutes into the game.  Ryan Genord added a powerplay goal in the second period and Danny Caton scored on a breakaway to put the Irish up 3-0 after two periods of play.  Genord added his second goal of the […]

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Irish Get Decisive Win Over Brandon

Notre Dame Swim and Dive earned a decisive 98-78 victory over Ortonville Brandon to move to 3-2 on the season, taking 9 of the 12 events in the meet. The team was lead by double-winners Rudy Aguilar-Fernandez (200 Free and 100 Fly, both State cuts) and Zach Vogel (500 Free and 100 Back), as well as individual winners Carl Wacker (200 IM) and Alex Impellizzeri (100 Free).  The Irish also took all three relay events. Freshmen Matt DeAngelis and Drew Gaboury posted personal best times and Giussepe Fregoli dropped 21 […]

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